According to the weekly police traffic reported, 56 of the accidents resulted in 847,600 TL worth of damage.
There were 25 accidents in Nicosia, 18 in Kyrenia, 14 in Famagusta, 5 in Guzelyurt and 2 in Iskele.
Causes of Accidents
Speeding (17), failing to stop at a crossroad (14), careless driving (9) and other factors (10).
Meanwhile, further action has been taken against 982 of 7,501 vehicle drivers found to have committed traffic offences during routine traffic police monitoring across the country.
The main offences are listed as follows: Driving an unlicensed vehicle (170), talking on a mobile phone while driving (146) and driving without wearing a safety belt (64).